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A25RTH consists of researchers, policy makers and practitioners from around the world, committed to improving health globally. 


Our Mission

Empower individuals and communities to achieve the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health. This will be achieved through the implementation and evaluation of culturally adapted initiatives that increase local capability 

A25RTH aims to bridge the gap between researchers, practitioners and policy makers to facilitate change in real time and improve outcomes
— A/Prof Philip Ward, UNSW Sydney

What We've Achieved

  • Developed and validated the Simple Physical Activity Questionnaire in over 1000 participants from >20 countries
  • Developed and implemented successful lifestyle interventions for people experiencing mental illness, including those with first episode psychosis, schizophrenia and posttraumatic stress disorder
  • Delivered training regarding the implementation of lifestyle interventions for people experiencing mental illness in over 15 countries
  • Successfully advocated for the inclusion of diet and exercise therapy as a component of routine care for people experiencing mental illness